The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Puppet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 83 95
Rank change year-on-year +27 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 20 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.71% 0.71% 0.56%
As % of the Systems Management category 37.04% 8.89% 10.77%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 6
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% -1.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Puppet is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 54 90 65
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 7.33% 8.01% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 46 74 58
Median salary £38,250 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.28% +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,857 £25,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Puppet as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in South Wales

Puppet
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Puppet in South Wales.

Salary trend for Puppet in South Wales

Puppet
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in South Wales over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Puppet in South Wales

Puppet
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +13 13 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Bridgend - 6 £37,500 -
Torfaen - 1 - -
Puppet
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 27 (100.00%) DevOps
2 26 (96.30%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (96.30%) Linux
3 25 (92.59%) Configuration Management
4 22 (81.48%) Python
4 22 (81.48%) Bash Shell
5 21 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (66.67%) PHP
8 17 (62.96%) OO
8 17 (62.96%) Perl
8 17 (62.96%) Games
8 17 (62.96%) SLA
8 17 (62.96%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (33.33%) Ansible
10 6 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
10 6 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
10 6 (22.22%) Ubuntu
10 6 (22.22%) Maven
10 6 (22.22%) Java
11 5 (18.52%) Unix
11 5 (18.52%) Docker
12 4 (14.81%) Open Source
12 4 (14.81%) REST
12 4 (14.81%) Continuous Deployment
12 4 (14.81%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
12 4 (14.81%) HTTP
13 3 (11.11%) Windows

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 17 (62.96%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) PaaS
2 3 (11.11%) SaaS
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) HTTP
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) VPN
3 1 (3.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 6 (22.22%) Maven
2 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.41%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (62.96%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (7.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (3.70%) Head of DevOps
3 1 (3.70%) Head of Operations
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (14.81%) REST
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.70%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Ubuntu
3 5 (18.52%) Unix
4 3 (11.11%) Windows
5 2 (7.41%) VMS
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) DevOps
2 25 (92.59%) Configuration Management
3 21 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (62.96%) OO
6 4 (14.81%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (14.81%) Open Source
7 3 (11.11%) Scrum
8 2 (7.41%) Change Management
8 2 (7.41%) Microservices
8 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.70%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) Bash Shell
1 22 (81.48%) Python
2 18 (66.67%) PHP
3 17 (62.96%) Perl
4 6 (22.22%) Java
5 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.41%) C#
6 2 (7.41%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (62.96%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (18.52%) Docker
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (96.30%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) VMware
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